15.3. Repair of a mechanical transmission
The transmission represents the difficult unit, therefore it is recommended to repair it at the firm service enterprises. At removal and installation of many details it is necessary to measure backlashes and if necessary to adjust them, using corresponding adjusting linings and washers. If the transmission is faulty or works with strong noise, it is desirable to charge its repair to the expert or to replace a transmission that can manage much more cheaply. However the part of malfunctions of a transmission can be eliminated without its removal from the car.
Despite all complexities, the skilled expert can repair a transmission and in garage conditions, having the special tool and performing work consistently, step by step marking the executed operations. At transmission repair it is necessary to use special flat-nose pliers for removal of lock rings, strippers for bearings, an inertial hammer, a set of punches, a micrometer and a hydraulic press.
Before transmission removal try to define most precisely malfunction of a transmission that further considerably will facilitate repair.